Four months ago, I posted a three-thousand-word piece entitled ‘Come Get Your N***** Lessons’ where I dove into the shortcomings of many White allies, provided my thoughts on how they can improve in their commitment to anti-racism, and examined the dichotomy between Black America’s experience of perpetual racism and the general American Lie of racism being a problem of the past that our country has been forced to reckon with under Trump’s treasonous reign.

In the article, I made the following reference to a theatre company I have worked with for over six months:

“In August, a well-meaning White castmate…

Dessa

She/her. 25. Chronically Ill. Deathly allergic to lifestyle advice from people without Fibromyalgia. $20k in debt for my PoliSci B.S.

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